Meta will face a proposed class-action lawsuit accusing it of tracking and collecting personal information from iPhone users and violating Apple’s App Tracking Transparency (ATT), which requires apps to obtain users’ consent before they can be tracked across apps and websites of other companies.
A study led by researchers at Tel Aviv University, MIT Slogan School of Management and Bocconi University reveals new insights into the negative impact of Facebook on the mental health of American college students.
Facebook’s parent company, Meta has announced the dissolution of its “Responsible Innovation Team, a group that deals with solving potential social harm caused by Facebook’s products and ensuring the products remain ethically correct.
Two Facebook engineers admitted in newly released transcripts of a hearing related to the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which granted access to the personal data of 80 million users, that they have no idea where Facebook stores user data.
According to the Washington state Attorney General, Bob Ferguson, a court ruled in a hearing before Judge Douglass North at King County Superior Court that Facebook owner Meta repeatedly and intentionally violated Washington’s campaign finance law and must pay fines.